Cajun Navy prepares for Hurricane Ida

Tracking the Tropics

Courtesy LDWF

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The United Cajun Navy has been activated and will deploy when it is safe as Hurricane Ida makes landfall.

The United Cajun Navy has been spent the last three days at their warehouse in Baton Rouge organizing equipment and supplies. The Cajun Navy has high water vehicles, watercrafts. and a fixed wing and rotary aircraft coming in from surrounding states.

Hurricane Ida rapidly grew in strength early Sunday, becoming a dangerous Category 4 hurricane just hours before making landfall near Port Fourchon.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Weather Video

Friday night forecast brings more rain chances

We wrap up our Friday with more rain headed our way!

Rain chances high through the weekend

Rain chances through the weekend

Warm and muggy conditions will continue through the weekend

Rain chances more spotty today

Popular

Latest News

More News